Albania Rafting Group ( ARG ) is the first tourism and sport organization in Albania , founder of Albanian Rafting Federation , member with full rights in the International Rafting Federation. Passion for nature and sport turned into a mission. The mission to promote Albania development through the rafting activity by international standards, in full compliance with respect for nature and environmental protection. Through its activities, Albania Rafting Group has helped in developing sustainable outdoor tourism attracting an increasing number of tourists in remote areas and extending the time of their stay in Albania.
Our tour packages are created to give you maximum adrenaline and fun through guides and unforgettable journeys across the beautiful rivers of Albania
Albania Rafting Group is ranked by National Geographic as supportive of the principles of geo - tourism through international initiative " Western Balkans - Land of discovery ".
Albania Rafting Group has participated in the national team , " Albanian Eagle " in the World Rafting Championship in the Czech Republic , during 23 to 28 August 2012 by introducing Albania in the streams of a new passion .
ARG has been contributing in generating revenue for local tourism, while maintaining the authentic values of the area, creating new jobs activities through vocational training of young people.
The rafting sport rafting in Albania doesn’t have high risk. It ranges from first grade to fourth depending on the river and depending on theseason. You should contact a professional guide licensed from the Albanian Rafting Federation and you should have all necessary equipment during it’s exercise.
You need to have with you a bathing suit, an extra pair of old sneakers/closed sandals/aqua shoes, a towel. Albania Rafting Group provides all the equipment (rafts boat, paddle, wet-suits, life jackets, helmet) for a safe trip.
The rafting tours are designed for tourists with no rafting experience. Certified rafting instructors will guide you through the tour making sure the trip is safe and fun at the same time.
Depending on the weather, rafting starts from March until November and is exercised in different rivers of the country (Vjosa River and Osumi canyons).
Of course you can still do rafting in the beginner levels. However you cannot go rafting if you have some kind of water phobia.
Albania Rafting Group has her administrative office in Tirana, Rr. Abdyl, n.31, Business Center "Hekla" and its training center in Berat, Hotel Castle Park, 1 km from the Bridge of Gorica.